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This Partnership Could Dominate The Medical Cannabis Market In This Caribbean Nation

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, New York, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: A new partnership between a Denver, Colorado company and a Puerto Rico-based firm could control the medical cannabis market in the Caribbean US territory. United Cannabis Corporation of Denver has signed a Memo Of Understanding with Puerto Rico-based Herbal Biotech Pathways Labs to form a joint venture ...

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This Partnership Could Dominate The Medical Cannabis Market In This Caribbean Nation

By NAN Business Editor News Americas, New York, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: A new partnership between a Denver, Colorado company and a Puerto Rico-based firm could control the medical cannabis market in the Caribbean US territory. United Cannabis Corporation of Denver has signed a Memo Of Understanding with Puerto Rico-based Herbal Biotech Pathways Labs to form a joint venture ...

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After Bolt, Who Are The Caribbean Sprinters To Watch?

Triple Olympian Usain Bolt will hang up his running shoes this August. By NAN Sports Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: Usain Bolt’s reign on the world’s sprint stage will come to an end this summer as the triple Olympian hangs up his running shoes after the world Championships in London this August. Bolt has already ...

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This Economic Development Agency Wants To Make It Easier To Invest In The Caribbean

  Dr. Gillian Marcelle, executive director of the Virgin Islands’ Specialist Economic Development Agency, the UVI RTPark, addressing VIP guests at the June 7th Investment Showcase in NYC. By NAN Business Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: At least one Caribbean economic development agency wants to make it easier for companies to invest in the region. ...

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The WHO Is Still Warning About Zika In Over 30 Caribbean Nations

Dominican Air Force personnel fumigate various locations in Santo Domingo against the Aedes aegypti mosquito, vector of the Zika virus. (Photo credit: ERIKA SANTELICES/AFP/Getty Images) By NAN Travel Editor  News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: That pesky Zika virus just won’t leave the Caribbean region alone. The World Health Organization’s latest Zika classification table has over 30 ...

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ICE Arrests Gets More Bizarre

By Felicia J. Persaud News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. June 16, 2017: A random check of the U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement site will show that Donald Trump’s ICE men and women are seemingly focused on rounding up those “bad hombres” or criminal immigrants who have committed major crimes like murders, rapes etc. – much like Trump and his ...

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Caribbean & Latin America Week In Pictures

Catholics march in a procession while celebrating the holiday of Corpus Christi on June 15, 2017 in Sao Goncalo, Brazil. The tradition is marked on the eighth Thursday following Easter and commemorates the ritual of the Eucharist. Brazil is home to the largest number of Roman Catholics in the world. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images) Compiled By NAN News Editor ...

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Rift In Opposition Party In Bermuda?

Former Bermuda Premier Paula Cox By NAN Contributor News Americas, HAMILTON, Bermuda, Fri. June 16, 2017: Is there a rift in the opposition party in Bermuda? As the countdown begins to the July 18 general election in Bermuda, former Premier Paula Cox has sent a scathing to Opposition Leader David Burt of the Bermuda Progressive Labor Party (PLP) after she ...

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